January 2022 Urban Fantasy Author Update

break from writing meme

It’s a new year, so I guess it’s time for another urban fantasy author update… What I’m Reading Fiction-wise I’ve been looking for a decent cultivation fantasy novel, just to check out what that sub-genre has to offer. To that end, I picked up Tao Wong’s first A Thousand Li novel, and the first book…

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Cliffhanger Endings And Why Writers Use Them

raccoon writing a cliffhanger

Every once in a while, I’ll scan my reviews for reader feedback in hopes of finding ways I can improve future novels. I usually stick to middle-of-the-road reviews, because IMO reviewers who are “meh” about a book often offer useful feedback for authors who are willing to listen. However, I recently happened to stumble across…

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October 2021 Urban Fantasy Author Update

ted lasso meme

It’s time again for yet another urban fantasy author update. Here’s what’s happening in the Druidverse this month… What I’m Watching Not Squid Game, because f*ck conformity. No, I’ve been watching Ted Lasso, of all things, because “yay, conformity!” After a year of hearing people rave about that show, I finally gave it a try and it…

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Druid’s Curse Drops on September 24th!

About Druid's Curse a Druidverse urban fantasy novel by MD Massey

That’s right, Druid’s Curse drops on September 24th. This is the second novel in my Trickster Cycle series and the fourteenth Colin McCool novel to date. So, what can you expect from this latest entry in Colin’s saga? About Druid’s Curse For starters, this book is a return to some of the madcap antics from…

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August 2021 Urban Fantasy Author Update

its fantasy I don't need to do research meme

Hey folks, it’s time for yet another urban fantasy author update. Here’s what’s new in the Druidverse this month. What I’m Doing Not book research. Nope, definitely not that. Blech. What I’m Reading At present, I’m finishing up Richard K. Morgan‘s excellent A Land Fit For Heroes series. Most of you probably know Morgan best…

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What No One Tells You About Being An Indie Author

what no one tells you about being an indie author

Before We Begin, A Disclaimer… Before I delve into this topic, I’d like to start with a caveat or two. First, these are my own opinions, based on personal experience and observation. Do not treat these opinions as the gospel truth, because YMMV. Second, I am not bitching about being a successful indie author. Honestly,…

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